Victory Monument in Bangkok

The Victory Monument is a military monument in Bangkok, Thailand. The monument was erected in June 1941 to commemorate the Thai “victory” in the Franco-Siamese War, a brief conflict waged against the French colonial authorities in Indo-China, which resulted in Thailand annexing some territories in western Cambodia and northern and southern Laos. The Victory Monument Continue Reading

Wat Rong Khun, The White Temple in Chiang Rai

Wat Rong Khun, also known as The White Temple (วัดร่องขุ่น จังหวัดเชียงราย) is a Buddhist and Hindu temple located in the northern province of Chiang Rai in Thailand. This peculiar and modern temple was designed and built by the artist Chaloemchai Khositphiphat. The construction began in 1997 and was finished in 2008. The White Temple is Continue Reading

Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew) and Grand Palace in Bangkok

Wat Phra Kaew and The Grand Palace is a must see if you’re visiting Bangkok. The Temple of the Emerald Buddha or Wat Phra Kaew (วัดพระแก้ว) is regarded as the most sacred Buddhist temple in Thailand. It is also known as Wat Phra Sri Rattana Satsadaram and located in the historic centre of Bangkok (Phra Continue Reading

Baiyoke Tower II in Bangkok, Second Tallest Building in Thailand

Baiyoke Tower II is one of the interesting Bangkok attractions. The Baiyoke Tower II, located on 222 Ratchaprarop Road in the Ratchathewi district of Bangkok is the second tallest building in Thailand after MahaNakhon Tower. Second Tallest Building in Thailand The Baiyoke Tower offers a spectacular view over Bangkok, the super fast elevator takes you Continue Reading